Advertisement
« previous next »
Leaving Cairo  
   

Leaving Cairo

West of Cairo to Bawiti - Day 34

October 17th 2007
Cairo was somewhat of a surprise to us in many ways. I think we had preconceived ideas about the horrendous traffic but we were there for all of Eid which was like a UK Bank Holiday, so the traffic wasn’t too bad. Our cars were parked in a residential street and there was a guardian on duty at all time, so the cars were secure. We had a lovely evening sail on a local boat at dusk, we at ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Lower Egypt » Cairo

Egyptian Flag The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.825s; Tpl: 0.051s; cc: 9; qc: 12; dbt: 0.0294s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb